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  • 2021

    De Boever, E., Jaramillo-Vogel, D., Bouvier, A.S., Frank, N., Schröder-Ritzrau, A., Baumgartner, L., Swennen, R. & Foubert, A. (accepted) The fate of a travertine record: impact of early diagenesis on the Y-10 core (Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park, USA). The Depositional Record, doi: 10.1002/dep2.143.

    Blouet, J.-P., Imbert, P., Foubert, A., Ho, S., Dupont, G. (2021) From seep carbonates down to petroleum systems: An outcrop study from the southeastern France Basin. AAPG Bulletin, doi: 10.1306/06192019025

    Lauper, B., Zimmerli, G., Jaeggi, D., Deplazes, G., Wohlwend, S., Rempfer, J. & Foubert, A. (accepted) Quantification of lithological heterogeneity within the Opalinus Clay: towards a uniform subfacies classification scheme using a novel automated core image recognition tool. Frontiers in Earth Sciences, doi: 10.3389/feart.2021.645596.

    Ling, A., Eberli, G.P., Swart, P.K., Reolid, J., Stainbank, S., Rüggeberg, A., Betzler, C. (2021) Middle Miocene platform drowning in the Maldives associated with monsoon-related intensification of currents. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 567, doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2021.110275.

    Soete, J., Claes, S., Claes, H., Erthal, M.M., Hamaekers, H., De Boever, E., Foubert, A., Klitzsch, N. & Swennen, R. (2021) Unravelling the pore network and its behaviour: an integrated NMR, MICP, XCT and petrographical study of continental spring carbonates from the Ballik area, SW Turkey. The Depositional Record, doi: 10.1002/dep2.135.

  • 2020

    Basso, D., Beccari, V., Almogi-Labin, A., Hyams-Kaphzan, O., Weissman, A., Makovsky, Y., Rüggeberg, A., Spezzaferri, S. (2020) Macro- and micro-fauna from cold seeps in the Palmahim Disturbance (Israeli off-shore), with description of Waisiuconcha corsellii n.sp. (Bivalvia, Vesicomyidae). Deep–Sea Research II 171, 104723, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2019.104723.

    Beccari, V., Basso, D., Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Neuman, A., Makovsky, Y. (2020) Preliminary video-spatial analysis of cold seep bivalve beds at the base of the continental slope of Israel (Palmahim Disturbance). Deep–Sea Research II 171, 104664, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2019.104664.

    Beccari, V., Spezzaferri, S., Stainbank, S., Hallock, P., Basso, D., Caragnano, A., Pisapia, C., Adams, A., Angeloz, A, Del Piero, N., Dietsche, P., Eymard, I., Farley, N., Fau, M., Foubert, A., Lauper, B., Lehmann, A., Maillet, M., Negga, H., Ordonez, L., Peyrotty, G., Rime, V., Rüggeberg, A., Schoellhorn, I. & Vimpere, L. (2020) Responses of reef bioindicators to recent temperature anomalies in distinct areas of the North Ari and Rasdhoo atolls (Maldives). Ecological Indicators 112, 106128. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2020.106128.

    Bourillot, R., Vennin, E., Dupraz, C., Pace, A., Foubert, A., Rouchy, J.-M., Patrier, P., Blanc, P., Bernard, D., Lesseur, J. & Visscher, P.T. (2020) The Record of Environmental and Microbial Signatures in Ancient Microbialites: The Terminal Carbonate Complex from the Neogene Basins of Southeastern Spain. Minerals, 10 (3), 276. doi: 10.3390/min10030276.

    Feenstra, E.J., Birgel, D., Heindel, K., Wehrmann, L.M., Jaramillo-Vogel, D., Grobety, B., Frank, N., Hancock, L.G., Van Rooij, D., Peckmann, J. and Foubert, A. (2020) Constraining the formation of authigenic carbonates in a recent seep-affected cold-water coral mound by lipid biomarkers. Journal of Geobiology. 18 (2), 185-206. doi: 10.1111/gbi.12373.

    Fentimen, R., Lim, A., Rüggeberg, A., Wheeler, A.J., Van Rooij, D., Foubert, A. (2020) Impact of bottom water currents on benthic foraminiferal assemblages in a cold-water coral environment: The Moira Mounds (NE Atlantic). Marine Micropaleontology 154:101799, doi:10.1016/j.marmicro.2019.101799.

    Fentimen, R., Feenstra, E., Rügggeberg, A., Vennemann, T., Hajdas, I., Adatte, T., Van Rooij, D. & Foubert, A. (2020) Cold-water coral mound archive provides unique insights into intermediate water mass dynamics in the Alboran Sea during the last deglaciation. Frontiers in Marine Sciences, 16. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00354.

    Lauper, B., Deplazes, G., Vogel, H., Jaeggi, D., Wohlwend, S., Ariztegui, D., & Foubert, A. (2020) Geochemical fingerprinting of key lithologies and depositional processes across the upper boundary of the Opalinus Clay (Aalenian, Middle Jurassic, northern Switzerland). The Depositional Record, doi: 10.1002/dep2.126.

    Pardo, N., Avellaneda, J.D., Rausch, J., Jaramillo-Vogel, D., Gutiérrez, M.,Foubert, A. (2020) Decrypting silica magma/plug fragmentation at Azufral crater lake, Northern Andes: insights from fine to extremely fine ash morpho-chemistry. Bulletin of Volcanology 82:79, doi:10.1007/s00445-020-01418-z.

    Raddatz, J., Titschack, J., Frank, N., Freiwald, A., Conforti, A., Osborne, A., Skornitzke, S., Stiller, W., Rüggeberg, A., Voigt, S., Albuquerque, A.L.S., Vertino, A., Schröder-Ritzrau, A., Bahr, A. (2020) Solenosmilia variabilis-bearing cold-water coral mounds off Brazil. Coral Reefs 39(1): 69–83, doi:10.1007/s00338-019-01882-w.

    Rashid, R., Eisenhauer, A., Liebetrau, V., Fietzke, J., Böhm, F., Wall, M., Krause, S., Rüggeberg, A., Dullo, W.-C., Jurikova, H., Samankassou, E., Lazar, B. (2020) Early Diagenetic Imprint on Temperature Proxies in Holocene Corals: A Case Study From French Polynesia. Front. Earth Sci. 8:301. doi: 10.3389/feart.2020.00301.

    Stainbank, S., Spezzaferri, S., Beccari, V., Hallock, P., Adams, A., Angeloz, A., Basso, D., Caragnanof, A., Del Piero, N., Dietsche, P., Eymard, I., Farley, N., Fau, M., Foubert, A., Lauper, B., Lehmann, A., Maillet, M., Negga, H., Ordonez, L., Peyrotty, G., Rime, V., Rüggeberg, A., Schoellhorn, I. and Vimpere, L. (2020) Photic stress on coral reefs in the Maldives: The Amphistegina bleaching index. Ecological Indicators 113, 106257.

    Stainbank, S., Spezzaferri, S., De Boever, E., Bouvier, A.-S., Chilcott, C., de Leau, E.S., Foubert, A., Kunkelova, T., Pichevin, L., Raddatz, J., Rüggeberg, A., Wright, J.D., Yu, S.M., Zhang, M.,Kroon, D. (2020) Assessing the impact of diagenesis on foraminiferal geochemistry from a low latitude, shallow-water drift deposit. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 545:116390, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2020.116390.

  • 2019

    Coletti, G., Basso, D., Betzler, C., Robertson, A.H.F., Bosio, G., El Kateb, A., Foubert, A., Meilijson, A., Spezzaferri, S. (2019) Environmental evolution and geological significance of the Miocene carbonates of the Eratosthenes Seamount (ODP Leg 160). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 530: 217–235, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2019.05.009.

    Jurikova, H., Liebetrau, V., Raddatz, J., Fietzke, J., Trotter, J., Rocholl, A., Krause, S., McCulloch, M., Rüggeberg, A., Eisenhauer, A. (2019) Boron isotope composition of the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa along the Norwegian margin: Zooming into a potential pH-proxy by combining bulk and high-resolution approaches. Chemical Geology 213:143–152, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2019.01.005.

    Raddatz, J., Rüggeberg, A. (2019) Constraining past environmental changes of cold-water coral mounds with geochemical proxies in corals and foraminifera. The Depositional Record, doi:10.1002/dep2.98.

    Rüggeberg, A.Foubert, A. (2019) Drop Chapter: Cold-Water Corals and Mud Volcanoes: Life on a Dynamic Substrate. In: Orejas, C., Jiménez, C. (eds.) Mediterranean Cold-Water Corals: Past, Present and Future, Coral Reefs of the World 9, Springer Nature 2019, doi:10.1007/978-3-319-91608-8_25.

    Schleinkofer, N., Raddatz, J., Freiwald, A., Evans, D., Beuck, L., Rüggeberg, A., Liebetrau, V. (2019) Environmental and biological controls on Na/Ca ratios in scleractinian cold-water corals. Biogeosciences 16:3565–3582, doi:10.5194/bg-16-3565-2019.

    Stainbank, S., Kroon, D., Rüggeberg, A., Raddatz, J., de Leau, E.S., Zhang, M., Spezzaferri, S. (2019) Controls on planktonic foraminifera apparent calcification depths for the northern equatorial Indian Ocean. PLoS ONE 14(9): e0222299, doi:10.1371.journal.pone.0222299.

    Wisshak, M., Neumann, H., Rüggeberg, A., Büscher, J.V., Linke, P., Raddatz, J. (2019) Epibenthos Dynamics and Environmental Fluctuations in Two Contrasting Polar Carbonate Factories (Mosselbukta and Bjørnøy-Banken, Svalbard). Front. Mar. Sci. 6:667. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2019.00667.

  • 2018

    Coletti, G., Stainbank, S., Fabbrini, A., Spezzaferri, S., Foubert, A., Kroon, D. & Betzler, C. (2018) Biostratigraphy of large benthic foraminifera from Hole U1468A (Maldives): a CT-scan taxonomic approach. Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 111, 523-536. doi: 10.1007/s00015-018-0306-7.

    Dullo, W.-C., Flögel, S., Rüggeberg, A. (2018) Water Mass Measurements Around Benthic Communities: A Comparative Study Between Yo-Yo Conductivity-Temperature-Depth (CTD) Casts and High-Resolution Time Series Data Acquisition of Bottom Waters from the Pagès Escarpment in the Southern Bay of Biscay. In: Finkl C., Makowski C. (eds) Diversity in Coastal Marine Sciences. Coastal Research Library, vol 23. Springer, Cham, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-57577-3_11.

    El Kateb, A., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C., Neururer, C., Spezzaferri, S. (2018) High-resolution monitoring of water temperature and oxygen concentration in Lake Murten (Switzerland). Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 111(3): 501–510, doi:10.1007/s00015-018-0316-5.

    Fentimen, R., Rüggeberg, A., Lim, A., El Kateb, A., Foubert, A., Wheeler, A.J., Spezzaferri, S. (2018) Benthic foraminifera in a deep-sea high-energy environment: the Moira Mounds (Porcupine Seabight, SW of Ireland). Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 111(3): 561–572, doi:10.1007/s00015-018-0317-4.

    Homewood, P., Strasser, A., Spezzaferri, S. & Foubert, A. (2018) SwissSed: past, present, and future trends in Swiss Sedimentology. Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 111, 377-382. doi: 10.007/s00015-018-0319-2.

    Jaramillo-Vogel, D.,Foubert, A., Braga, J.C., Schaegis, J.-C., Atnafu, B., Grobety, B & Kidane, T. (2018) Pleistocene sparry crusts and spherulites at the transition between marine and hypersaline conditions in the Danakil Depression (Afar, Ethiopia). Sedimentology, 66, 480-512. doi: 10.1111/sed.12484.

    Kunkelova, T., Jung, S.J.A., de Leau, E.S., Odling, N., Thomas, A.L., Betzler, C., Eberli, G.P., Alvarez-Zarikian, C.A., Alonso-García, M., Bialik, O.M., Blättler, C.L., Guo, J.A., Haffen, S., Horozal, S., Ling Hui Mee, A., Inoue, M., Jovane, L., Lanci, L., Laya, J.C., Lüdmann, T., Bejugam, N.N., Nakakuni, M., Niino, K., Petruny, L.M., Pratiwi, S.D., Reijmer, J.J.G., Reolid, J., Slagle, A.L., Sloss, C.R., Su, X., Swart, P.K., Wright, J.D., Yao, Z., Young, J.R., Lindhorst, S., Stainbank, S., Rueggeberg, A., Spezzaferri, S., Carrasqueira, I., Hu, A., Kroon, D. (2018) A two million year record of low-latitude aridity linked to continental weathering from the Maldives. Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 5, 86, doi:10.1186/s40645-018-0238-x.

    Lauper, B., Jaeggi, D., Deplazes, G., & Foubert, A. (2018). Multi-proxy facies analysis of the Opalinus Clay and depositional implications (Mont Terri rock laboratory, Switzerland). Swiss Journal of Geosciences 111(3): 383–398, doi:10.1007/s00015-018-0303-x.

    Stainbank, S., Spezzaferri, S., Kroon, D., de Leau, E.S., Rüggeberg, A. (2018) The Planktonic foraminifera Globigerinoides eoconglobatus n. sp. in a glacial–interglacial context: IODP359 Sites U1467 and U1468. Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 111(3): 511–522, doi:10.1007/s00015-018-0304-9.

    Stalder, C., El Kateb, A., Vertino, A., Rüggeberg, A., Camozzi, O., Pirkenseer, C.M., Spangenberg, J.E., Hajdas, I., Van Rooij, D., Spezzaferri, S. (2018) Large-scale paleoceanographic variations in the western Mediterranean Sea during the last 34,000 years: From enhanced cold-water coral growth to declining mounds. Marine Micropaleontology 143:46–62, doi:10.1016/j.marmicro.2018.07.007.

  • 2010 - 2017


    De Boever, E., Brasier, A., Foubert, A. & Kele, S (2017) What do we really know about early diagenesis in non-marine carbonates. Sedimentay Geology, 361, 25-51.

    Blouet, J-P., Imbert, P., Foubert, A., 2017. Mechanisms of biogenic gas migration revealed by seep carbonate paragenesis, Panoche Hills, California. AAPG Bulletin, 101 (8): 1309-1340. DOI: 10.1306/10171616021

    De Boever, E., Foubert, A., Lopez, B., Swennen, R., Jaworowski, C., Ozkul, M., Virgone, A., 2017. Comparative study of the Pleistocene Cakmak quarry (Denizli Basin, Turkey) and modern Mammoth Hot Springs deposits (Yellowstone mNational Park, USA). Quaternary International, 437, 129-146. doi: 10.1016/j.quaint.2016.09.011.



    Raddatz, J., Liebetrau, V., Trotter, J., Rüggeberg, A., Flögel, S., Dullo, W.-C., Eisenhauer, A., Voigt, S., McCulloch, M. (2016) Environmental constraints on Holocene cold-water coral reef growth off Norway: Insights from a multiproxy approach, Paleoceanography, 31, doi:10.1002/2016PA002974.

    De Boever, E., Foubert, A., Oligschlaeger, D., Claes, S., Soete, J., Bertier, P., Swennen, R., Virgone, A. (2016). Quantification of porosity in continental spring carbonate facies – Case study from plugs of the Cakmak quarry (Denizli, Turkey). Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst.17: 2922–2939, doi:10.1002/2016GC006382.

    Rüggeberg, A., Flögel, S., Dullo, W.-Chr., Raddatz, J., Liebetrau, V. (2016). Paleo-seawater density reconstruction and its implication for cold-water coral carbonate mounds in the northeast Atlantic through time. Paleoceanography 31(3): 365–379, doi:10.1002/2015PA002859.

    Van Rooij, D., Campbell, C., Rüggeberg, A., Wahlin, A. (2016). Preface Marine Geology Special Issue: The contourite log-book: significance for palaeoceanography, ecosystems and slope instability. Marine Geology 378: 1–4, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2016.05.018.



    Atnafu, B., Kidane, T., Foubert, A., Jaramillo-Vogel, D., Schaegis, J.-C.  & Henriet J.-P (2015). Reading history in Afar. EOS 96: 12-15.

    Jaramillo-Vogel, D., Bover, T., Strasser, A. (2015). Bryozoan beds in northern Italy as a shallow-water expression of environmental changes during the Oligocene isotope event 1. Sedimentary Geology,331: 148–161.

    Oligschlaeger, D., Lehmkuhl, S., Watzlaw, J., Benders, S., De Boever, E., Rehorn, C., Vossel, M., Schnakenberg, U., Blümich, B. (2015). Miniaturized Multi-coil arrays for functional planar imaging with a single-sided NMR sensor. J Magn Reson, 254: 10-18.

    Rüggeberg, A., Spezzaferri, S., Stalder, C., Margreth, S. (2015). Cold-water reefs along the European continental margin: the role of foraminifera. In: Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C. (Eds.) Atlas of benthic foraminifera from cold-water coral reefs. Cushman Foundation for Foraminifera Research, Special Publication No. 44, 3–11.

    Soete, J., Kleipool, L.M., Claes, H., Claes, S., Hamaekers. H., Kele, S., Özkul, M., Foubert, A., Reijmer, J.J.G & Swennen, R. (2015) Acoustic properties in travertines and their relation to porosity and pore types. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 59: 320-335.

    Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C. (Eds.) (2015). Atlas of benthic foraminifera from cold-water coral reefs. Cushman Foundation for Foraminifera Research, Special Publication No. 44: 178 pp.

    Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C., Margreth, S. (2015). Benthic foraminifera assemblages from cold-water coral ecosystems. In: Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C. (Eds.) Atlas of benthic foraminifera from cold-water coral reefs. Cushman Foundation for Foraminifera Research, Special Publication No. 44: 20–48.

    Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C., Margreth, S. (2015). Taxonomic notes and illustrations of benthic foraminifera from cold-water coral ecosystems. In: Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C. (Eds.) Atlas of benthic foraminifera from cold-water coral reefs. Cushman Foundation for Foraminifera Research, Special Publication No. 44: 49–140.

    Stalder, C., Vertino, A., Rosso, A., Rüggeberg, A., Pirkenseer, C., Spangenberg, J.E., Spezzaferri, S., Camozzi, O., Rappo, S., Hajdas, I. (2015). Microfossils, a Key to Unravel Cold-Water Carbonate Mound Evolution through Time: Evidence from the Eastern Alboran Sea. PLoS ONE 10(10): e0140223, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0140223

    Vertino, A., Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C., Wheeler, A.J., and the EuroFleets CWC-Moira Cruise Scientific Party (2015). An overview on cold-water coral ecosystems and facies. In: Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C. (Eds.) Atlas of benthic foraminifera from cold-water coral reefs. Cushman Foundation for Foraminifera Research, Special Publication No. 44: 12–19.



    Dewit, J., Foubert, A., Desouky, H.A., Muchez, Ph., Hunt, D., Vanhaecke, F.,  Swennen, R. (2014). Characteristics, genesis and parameters controlling the development of a large stratabound HTD body at Matienzo (Ramales Platform, Basque-Cantabrian Basin, northern Spain). Marine and Petroleum Geology, 55: 6-25.

    Flögel, S., Dullo, W.-Chr., Pfannkuche, O., Kiriakoulakis, K., Rüggeberg, A. (2014). Geochemical and physical constraints for the occurrence of living cold-water corals. Deep-Sea Research II 99: 19–26, doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2013.06.006.

    Henriet, J.P., Hamoumi, N., Da Silva, A.C., Foubert, A., Lauridsen, B.W., Rüggeberg, A., Van Rooij, D. (2014). Carbonate mounds: From paradox to World Heritage. Marine Geology 352: 89–110, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2014.01.008.

    Loveless, S., Pluymaekers, M., Lagrou, D., De Boever, E., Doornenbal, H., Laenen, B. (2014). Mapping the geothermal potential of fault zones in the Belgium-Netherlands border region. Energy Procedia, 59: 351-358.

    Montagna, M., McCulloch, M., Douville, E., López Correa, M., Trotter, J., Rodolfo-Metalpa, R., Dissard, D., Ferrier-Pages, Frank, N., Freiwald, A., Goldstein, S., Mazzoli, C., Reynaud, S., Rüggeberg, A., Russo, S., Taviani, M. (2014). Li/Mg systematics in scleractinian corals: calibration of the thermometer. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 132: 288–310.

    Raddatz, J., Rüggeberg, A., Flögel, S., Hathorne, E.C., Liebetrau, V., Eisenhauer, A., Dullo, W.-Chr. (2014). The influence of seawater pH on U/Ca ratios in the scleractinian cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa. Biogeosciences 11: 1863–1871, doi:10.5194/bgd-10-15711-2013.

    Raddatz, J., Rüggeberg, A., Liebetrau, V., Foubert, A., Hathorne, E.C., Fietzke, J., Eisenhauer, A., Dullo, W.-Chr. (2014). Environmental boundary conditions of cold-water coral mound growth over the last 3 Million years in the Northeast Atlantic. Deep-Sea Research II 99: 227–236, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2013.06.009.

    Rashid, R., Eisenhauer, A., Stocchi, P., Liebetrau, V., Fietzke, J., Rüggeberg, A., Dullo, C. (2014). Constraining Mid to Late Holocene relative sea level change in the Southern Equatorial Pacific Ocean relative to the Society Islands, French Polynesia. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 15, doi:10.1002/ 2014GC005272.

    Stalder, C., Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Pirkenseer, C., Gennari, G. (2014). Evolution of a cold-water coral reef along the Lopphavet shelf (Northern Norway) in the last 15.000 years: Evidence from benthic foraminifera. Deep-Sea Research II 99: 249–269, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2013.07.009.

    Teichert, S., Woelkerling, W., Rüggeberg, A., Wisshak, M., Piepenburg, D., Meyerhöfer, M., Form, A., Freiwald, A. (2014). Arctic rhodolith beds and their environmental controls (Spitsbergen, Norway). Facies 60: 15–37, doi: 10.1007/s10347-013-0372-2.

    Thierens, M., Browning, E., Pirlet, H., Loutre, M.F., Dorschel, B., Huvenne, V., Titschack, J., Colin, C., Foubert, A. & Wheeler, A.J. (2013). Cold-water coral carbonate mounds as unique palaeo-archives: the Plio-Pleistocene Challenger Mound record (NE Atlantic). Journal of Quaternary Sciences, 173: 14-30.

    Verhoeven, R., Willems, E., Harcouët-Menou, V., De Boever, E., Hiddes, L., Op ’t Veld, P., Demollin, E. (2014). Minewater 2.0 project in Heerlen the Netherlands: transformation of a geothermal mine water pilot project into a full scale hybrid sustainable energy infrastructure for heating and cooling. Energy Procedia, 46: 58 – 67.



    Gennari, G., Spezzaferri, S., Comas, M.C., Rüggeberg, A., Lopez-Rodriguez, C.F., Pinheiro, L.M. (2013). Sedimentary sources of the mud-breccia and mud volcanic activity in the Western Alboran Basin. Marine Geology 339: 83–95, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2013.04.002.

    Jaramillo-Vogel, D., Strasser, A., Frijia, G., Spezzaferri, S. (2013). Neritic isotope and sedimentary records of the Eocene-Oligocene greenhouse-icehouse transition: the Calcare di Nago Formation (northern Italy) in a global context. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeocology, 369: 361-376.

    Joseph, N., López Correa, M., Schönfeld, J., Rüggeberg, A., Freiwald, A. (2013). Subarctic Holocene climatic and oceanographic variability in Stjernsund, northern Norway: evidence from benthic foraminifera and stable isotopes. Boreas 42: 511–531, doi: 10.1111/j.1502-3885.2012.00303.x.

    Nader, F.H., De Boever, E., Liberati, M., Dumont, C., Gasparrini, M., Ceriani, A., Morad, S., Lerat, O., Dolignez, B. (2013). Quantification of diagenesis impacts on the reservoir properties of the Arab D and C Members (offshore U.A.E.). Geofluids, 13: 204-220.

    Raddatz, J., Krabbenhöft, A., Liebetrau, V., Rüggeberg, A., Eisenhauer, A., Hathorne, E., Böhm, F., Vollstaedt, H., Fietzke, J., López Correa, M., Montagna, P., Dullo, W.-Chr. (2013). Stable Sr-isotope, Sr/Ca, Mg/Ca, Li/Ca and Mg/Li ratios in the scleractinian cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa. Chemical Geology 352: 143–152.

    Spezzaferri, S., Rüggeberg, A., Stalder, C., Margreth, S., (2013). Benthic foraminifera assemblages from the Norwegian cold-water coral reefs. Journal of Foraminiferal Research 43(1): 21–39.

    Van Noten, K., Claes, H., Soete, J., Foubert, A., Ozkul, M., Swennen, R. (2013). Fracture networks and strike-slip deformation along reactivated normal faults in Quaternary travertine deposits, Denizli Basin, Western Turkey. Tectonophysics, 588: 154-170.



    De Boever, E., Varloteaux, C., Nader, F.H., Foubert, A., Békri, S., Youssef, S., Rosenberg, E. (2012). Quantification and Prediction of the 3D Pore Network Evolution in Carbonate Reservoir Rocks. Oil & Gas Science and Technology – Revue d’IFP Energies nouvelles, 67(4) : 161 – 178.

    López Correa, M., Montagna, P., Joseph, N., Rüggeberg, A., Fietzke, J., Dorschel, B., Goldstein, S.L., Wheeler, A., Freiwald, A. (2012). Preboreal onset of cold-water coral growth beyond the Arctic Circle revealed by coupled radiocarbon and U-series dating and neodymium isotopes. Quaternary Science Reviews 34: 24–43, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.12.005.

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